Archive September 2012

Kelty Blog

Dealing with Psychosis: A Toolkit for Moving Forward with Your Life

Just then, surprisingly, there were voices bouncing off the wall.  They were in a different language that Ajax couldn't understand.   "Go away!" Ajax thought, but they didn't go away they just got louder and weirder.   Ajax...

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Open Minds 2012 is coming to Vancouver!

An event called “Open Minds” will be taking place in Vancouver on Monday, October 1st! To learn more about this event, I interviewed Michelle C., the member of our Health Literacy team who has organized this event in B.C. for the last two years.

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Coming Soon: The "Families, Together" Cross-Cultural Video

Interested in learning more about our new cross-cultural mental health literacy video? Watch the video below, featuring Project Manager Meredith Woermke, to learn more about it! The video, along with the 6 subtitled versions, will be posted on the Kelty Mental Health Resource...
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Up, autism and away!

AUTISM stands for: Always Unique Totally Interesting Sometimes Mysterious.

My name is Jasmine and I have a brother named Harrison who has autism, a...

 
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A Note to Students

Summer is officially over.  It is back to school week and the Vancouver rain is on its way again.  As much as I love being out of school, there’s a part of me that wishes I could redo my years as a university undergraduate.  Back then, I really...

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Summer Institute 2012 – A Smashing Success!

On August 23 & 24, over 250 teachers, school counsellors, principals, district staff, parents, students and mental health professionals came together at the University of British Columbia to attend the third annual Summer Institute: Promoting Mental Health in...

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BC Children's Hospital

This is an agency of Provincial Health Services Authority, providing provincial tertiary mental health services to the citizens of British Columbia. Programs include: Adult Tertiary Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatric Services, Child & Adolescent Mental Health, Women’s Reproductive Mental Health, as well as the Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for children and youth located at the BC Children’s Hospital.

Provincial Health Services Authority

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) is one of six health authorities – the other five health authorities serve geographic regions of BC.

Ministry of Health

British Columbia Ministry of Health

RBC Children's Mental Health Project

RBC Children’s Mental Health Project is RBC's cornerstone “health and wellness” pillar; RBC Children’s Mental Heath Project is a multi-year philanthropic commitment to support community-based and hospital programs that reduce stigma, provide early intervention and increase public awareness about children’s mental health issues.

BC Children's Hospital Foundation

Through a wide range of fundraising events and opportunities, The BC Children's Hospital Foundation is united with its donors by a single, simple passion - to improve the health and the lives of the young people who enter BC Children's Hospital every day.